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How to Read Your Weeds

Dreading the ocean of oxalis taking over your lettuce bed? How about that crabgrass creeping... (more)

Brian Barth
July 28, 2019
Dear Modern Farmer: Can I Eat the Snails from My Garden?

Years ago, I ran a gardening business in the seaside town of Santa Cruz, California.... (more)

Brian Barth
July 22, 2019
How to Harvest Shellfish from the Shore

Fresh clams, oysters and mussels are high on the list of favorite foods among many... (more)

Brian Barth
July 8, 2019
Grow Your Own Iced Tea This Summer

Five herbs you can steep for a tasty cold summer beverage.

Brian Barth
July 4, 2019
Can the Democrats Win Back Farm Country?

The rural vote has become decidedly Republican in recent decades. But many progressive pundits see... (more)

Brian Barth
July 1, 2019
The Modern Farmer Guide to Small-Space Gardening

When space is limited, think twice about your planting plan.

Brian Barth
June 27, 2019
5 Farm Camps Your Kids Will Love

There’s still time to enroll the kids in green-themed summer camps.

Brian Barth
June 20, 2019
How to Harvest Seaweed

Some people go to the beach to get a tan, while others go to forage.

Brian Barth
June 10, 2019
How to Use Goats and Sheep to Clear Brush

Three things to consider before bringing home a herd.

Brian Barth
June 6, 2019
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